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Contains:  M 51, NGC 5194, NGC 5195, Whirlpool galaxy
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Skywatcher Esprit 120ED Super APO Triplet

Imaging cameras:QSI683ws8

Mounts:Sky-Watcher EQ6-R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Skywatcher Esprit 120ED Super APO Triplet

Guiding cameras:ZWO AS120MM

Focal reducers:Skywatcher Field Flattener

Software:Prism10PixInsight 1.8.6Photoshop CS5

Filters:Astrodon LRGB Gen II

Accessory:DO Skymeca 2.5"


Dates:April 1, 2018May 1, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon 3nm Ha: 42x600" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Blue: 24x300" -20C bin 2x2
Astrodon E-Series Green: 24x300" -20C bin 2x2
Astrodon E-Series Luminance: 102x600" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Red: 24x300" -20C bin 2x2

Integration: 30.0 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 15.98 days

Avg. Moon phase: 98.30%

Mean FWHM: 3.00

Temperature: 20.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2850926

RA center: 13h 29' 53"

DEC center: +47° 12' 0"

Pixel scale: 1.298 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 259.767 degrees

Field radius: 0.248 degrees


Resolution: 1020x920

Locations: Home, Amiens, Somme, France

Data source: Backyard

Description

M51 La galaxie du Tourbillon

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Mathieu80
Mathieu Guinot
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            Mathieu Guinot